The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 79 110 53
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -57
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 168 75 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.27% 1.93% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.26% 8.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 146 69 129
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1101 867 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.44% 22.30% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 929 682 747
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +36 130 £35,000 - 9
Bradford +12 15 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Halifax - 12 £33,750 - 3
Wakefield +10 4 £40,000 +66.66%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 92 (33.58%) Test Scripting
2 86 (31.39%) Software Testing
3 83 (30.29%) Selenium
4 81 (29.56%) SQL
5 77 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (25.18%) ISTQB
6 69 (25.18%) QA
7 62 (22.63%) Business Analysis
8 49 (17.88%) Java
8 49 (17.88%) Automation Testing
9 47 (17.15%) Finance
10 46 (16.79%) Automated Testing
10 46 (16.79%) Test Management
11 44 (16.06%) Scrum
12 42 (15.33%) BDD
13 41 (14.96%) HP Quality Center
13 41 (14.96%) Test Strategy
14 39 (14.23%) Microsoft
15 38 (13.87%) .NET
15 38 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (12.41%) Test Automation
18 33 (12.04%) WebDriver
19 30 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
20 29 (10.58%) TDD
21 28 (10.22%) Banking
22 26 (9.49%) MS Excel
22 26 (9.49%) User Stories
23 25 (9.12%) Manual Testing
24 24 (8.76%) SoapUI

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.73%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 83 (30.29%) Selenium
2 33 (12.04%) WebDriver
3 30 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.76%) SoapUI
5 23 (8.39%) Cucumber
6 17 (6.20%) FitNesse
7 16 (5.84%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (5.47%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.65%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.28%) JUnit
10 9 (3.28%) LoadRunner
10 9 (3.28%) MSTest
11 3 (1.09%) JIRA
12 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
13 1 (0.36%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.36%) Maven
13 1 (0.36%) WATIR
General
1 47 (17.15%) Finance
2 28 (10.22%) Banking
3 19 (6.93%) Retail
4 13 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.65%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.28%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) International Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (68.25%) Analyst
2 132 (48.18%) Test Analyst
3 53 (19.34%) Business Analyst
4 46 (16.79%) Tester
5 44 (16.06%) Senior Analyst
6 26 (9.49%) Automation Test Analyst
6 26 (9.49%) Automation Analyst
6 26 (9.49%) Senior Test Analyst
7 24 (8.76%) Lead Test Analyst
8 18 (6.57%) Senior Business Analyst
9 17 (6.20%) Test Manager
10 13 (4.74%) Consultant
10 13 (4.74%) Test Consultant
11 10 (3.65%) Automation Tester
12 9 (3.28%) Performance Test Consultant
12 9 (3.28%) Performance Consultant
13 8 (2.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 8 (2.92%) Software Tester
14 7 (2.55%) Manual Tester
14 7 (2.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.87%) .NET
2 22 (8.03%) XML
3 19 (6.93%) SOAP
4 16 (5.84%) Web Services
5 14 (5.11%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.38%) XSD
7 11 (4.01%) WSDL
8 7 (2.55%) WCF
9 6 (2.19%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.82%) CSS
11 4 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.46%) WinForms
12 3 (1.09%) HTML
12 3 (1.09%) Spring
13 2 (0.73%) Silverlight
14 1 (0.36%) Flash
14 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
14 1 (0.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.01%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.46%) NHS
4 4 (1.46%) DTV
5 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.73%) IVR
6 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.36%) Open Source
6 1 (0.36%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.38%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.55%) Linux
2 7 (2.55%) UNIX
3 6 (2.19%) Windows
4 5 (1.82%) Solaris
4 5 (1.82%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.82%) CentOS
5 4 (1.46%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.46%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (33.58%) Test Scripting
2 86 (31.39%) Software Testing
3 77 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (22.63%) Business Analysis
5 49 (17.88%) Automation Testing
6 46 (16.79%) Automated Testing
6 46 (16.79%) Test Management
7 44 (16.06%) Scrum
8 42 (15.33%) BDD
9 41 (14.96%) Test Strategy
10 38 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (12.41%) Test Automation
13 29 (10.58%) TDD
14 26 (9.49%) User Stories
15 25 (9.12%) Manual Testing
16 22 (8.03%) System Testing
17 19 (6.93%) Performance Testing
17 19 (6.93%) Load Testing
18 18 (6.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (29.56%) SQL
2 49 (17.88%) Java
3 24 (8.76%) C#
4 6 (2.19%) Python
4 6 (2.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.73%) PHP
5 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.36%) Tcl
6 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.36%) VB
6 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (25.18%) ISTQB
2 24 (8.76%) Degree
3 9 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (1.46%) CISSP
4 4 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.09%) CBAP
6 2 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.73%) MBCS
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (25.18%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.73%) TickIT
4 1 (0.36%) BS7799
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (14.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.39%) HP
3 22 (8.03%) Oracle
4 5 (1.82%) Splunk
5 2 (0.73%) SAP
5 2 (0.73%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) Fujitsu
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Concilio ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25783.00 - £34530.00 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: £38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21388 - £27901 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago